Visiting us

Opening hours

To see the museum's normal opening hours please check the AUB Library website for details.

Planned closures

September 2019

Saturday 21st September, 9am - 4pm: closed for Heritage Open Day

Monday 23rd September, 11am - 12pm: closed for a teaching session.

Thursday, 26th September, 9am - 4pm: closed for teaching sessions.

Friday, 27th September, 9am - 5pm: closed for teaching sessions.

October 2019

Tuesday, 1st October, 1pm - 5pm: closed for a meeting.

Wednesday, 2nd October, 11am - 5pm: closed for teaching sessions.

Tuesday, 8th October, 2pm - 4pm: closed for a teaching session.

Tuesday, 15th October, 6pm - 9pm: closed for a teaching session.

Tuesday, 22nd October, 10am - 2pm: closed for a teaching session.

Tuesday, 29th October, 6pm - 9pm: closed for a teaching session.

Wednesday, 30th October, 2pm - 5pm: closed for a teaching session.

Thursday, 31st October, 10am - 12pm: closed for a teaching session.

November 2019

Thursday, 7th November, 9am - 1pm: closed for a teaching session.

Tuesday, 19th November, 2pm - 4pm: closed for a teaching session.

Monday, 25th November, 1pm - 5pm: closed for an engagement session.

December 2019

Monday, 2nd December, 9am - 4pm: closed for a teaching session.

Thursday, 12th December, 2pm - 5pm: closed for MA Open Day.

Monday, 23rd December - Wednesday, 1st January: closed for Christmas.

Location and access

MoDiP is free to visit and is located within the Library at the Arts University Bournemouth (AUB) campus at Wallisdown, Poole, BH12 5HH.  MoDiP is free to visit and is located within the Library at the Arts University Bournemouth (AUB) campus at Wallisdown, Poole, BH12 5HH.  The Museum is open when the Library is open, check the Library website for details.

Parking is restricted but it is not usually necessary to reserve a space after 4.00pm each day or at weekends. Reservations may be made for visitors with a disability - contact reception@aub.ac.uk.

Arrangements for group visits should be made by contacting modip@aub.ac.uk.

Please telephone (+44 (0)1202 363727) or email modip@aub.ac.uk in advance if you wish to make an appointment with a member of the MoDiP team.

If you would like to view specific objects from the collection see our viewing and borrowing objects pages.

Disability access

There are designated disability parking spaces on site and the museum can be accessed via a lift.

How to find us

Full directions, together with information about public transport, can be found on the AUB website: aub.ac.uk/contact-details/location/

Refreshment facilities

Refreshment are available from Starbucks, the Arts Bar and the AUB Refectory.

What else to see

Whilst you are visiting MoDiP, why not also visit TheGallery?  TheGallery showcases work by contemporary artists and designers from around the world, its collections also include pieces on loan from major galleries and museums.  TheGallery is a major resource for contemporary art and design in the South of England.  Find out more about what is on display by visiting their website.

 

THeGallery
Suddenly Last Summer 2017. TheGallery, AUB. Photo: Wen-Ting Lin

Have we helped you in anyway?

MoDiP is interested to record the different ways we have had an impact on our audience. 

We would like to hear from you if we have had an effect on the way you think about plastics or if our practices have made you think about how you do things. 

We would be grateful if you could spare us a few minutes to fill in a short survey.